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Safeway Opinion is a Reminder for Employers

An employer’s mixed outcome in federal appeals court is a detailed lesson for employers on defending against certain discrimination claims. In a Nov. 24 opinion,...

Cordray Steps Down From CFPB

Turnover at the top of a consumer finance watchdog agency could set off major regulatory shifts for banks and other financial firms. On Nov. 15,...

EEOC Launches Online Portal for Workers

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission could be moving investigations along at a greater clip thanks to some modernization. Workers can now submit inquiries to the...

Broker Protocol and the Case of ‘Mr. Q’

A Denver-based attorney helped investment firm Charles Schwab Corporation win a $1.25 million award in arbitration over a trade secrets misappropriation dispute with Morgan...

Gothamist Shutdown Raises Questions

Billionaire Joe Ricketts shut down a pair of news websites he owned a week after their New York office voted to join a union....

10th Circuit Rulings Offer Firm Guidance

In obtaining a preliminary injunction for a trade secrets violation, a court can’t make the assumption of irreparable harm, according to a 10th Circuit...

CFPB Arbitration Rule Overturned

The U.S. Senate sounded a death knell for financial class action lawsuits last week by voting to block a rule from the Consumer Financial...

Elliott Suspension Creates Questions Around Arbitration

Although the NFL season has had its ups and downs for Denver Broncos fans, league controversy might be more exciting for legally minded fans...

Changing Focus

A Loveland-based agricultural company is on the Department of Justice’s radar in a new lawsuit filed Sept. 28, alleging the company violated the Immigration...

SEC Grants Leeway in Pay Ratio Disclosures

Public companies might rest a little easier following new guidance issued by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. In the coming months, larger companies registered...